Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for XenServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenServer over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 713 675 724
Rank change year-on-year -38 +49 +16
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 58 140 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.58% 1.48% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54 95 89
London median annual salary £43,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £36,000 £26,200
90th Percentile £72,425 £69,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £40,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.43% -7.50% +17.65%

XenServer is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10,080 9,428 8,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.05% 13.43% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8,374 8,039 7,225
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +8.91% +6.32%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing XenServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in London

XenServer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer in London.

Salary trend for XenServer in London

XenServer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for XenServer in London

XenServer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -8 14 £35,000 -41.67% 2
West London +18 4 £40,000 +6.67% 2
North London - 2 - -
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing XenServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 54 (93.10%) Citrix
2 52 (89.66%) Windows
3 42 (72.41%) Active Directory
4 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
5 39 (67.24%) VMware
6 27 (46.55%) Windows Server
7 26 (44.83%) XenApp
8 25 (43.10%) Hyper-V
9 23 (39.66%) DNS
10 21 (36.21%) HP
11 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (31.03%) DHCP
12 18 (31.03%) SAN
13 17 (29.31%) LAN
13 17 (29.31%) WAN
13 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
14 16 (27.59%) XenDesktop
14 16 (27.59%) NetScaler
14 16 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 15 (25.86%) PowerShell
15 15 (25.86%) Dell
15 15 (25.86%) Firewall
16 14 (24.14%) Finance
16 14 (24.14%) Linux
16 14 (24.14%) Windows 7
17 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (22.41%) SCCM
17 13 (22.41%) Office 365
17 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Office
18 12 (20.69%) ITIL

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.17%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.72%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.72%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (22.41%) Office 365
2 8 (13.79%) Mimecast
3 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) OneDrive
4 2 (3.45%) SoftLayer
5 1 (1.72%) GitHub
5 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) DNS
2 18 (31.03%) DHCP
2 18 (31.03%) SAN
3 17 (29.31%) LAN
3 17 (29.31%) WAN
4 16 (27.59%) NetScaler
5 15 (25.86%) Firewall
6 11 (18.97%) VLAN
7 9 (15.52%) VPN
8 6 (10.34%) VSAN
9 4 (6.90%) ISDN
9 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.45%) BGP
10 2 (3.45%) FTP
10 2 (3.45%) SMTP
10 2 (3.45%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.72%) NAS
11 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MSI
2 1 (1.72%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) GoCD
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Support Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (13.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 8 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (13.79%) Citrix Support
4 8 (13.79%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Server Support
4 8 (13.79%) Windows Server Support
5 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Desktop Support
5 7 (12.07%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) XenServer Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) LAMP
2 2 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (3.45%) LDAP
2 2 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (3.45%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) JSON
3 1 (1.72%) WSH
3 1 (1.72%) XML
3 1 (1.72%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (89.66%) Windows
2 27 (46.55%) Windows Server
3 14 (24.14%) Linux
3 14 (24.14%) Windows 7
4 11 (18.97%) Windows 8
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.90%) CentOS
7 4 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.17%) Unix
9 2 (3.45%) Debian
9 2 (3.45%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.72%) Android
10 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.72%) Solaris
10 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (20.69%) ITIL
3 9 (15.52%) Mentoring
4 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.34%) Systems Engineering
4 6 (10.34%) Task Automation
5 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.62%) Service Management
6 4 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
6 4 (6.90%) ITSM
6 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.90%) People Management
6 4 (6.90%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Leadership
7 3 (5.17%) Change Control
7 3 (5.17%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.34%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.17%) PHP
4 3 (5.17%) Python
5 2 (3.45%) Java
5 2 (3.45%) Perl
5 2 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (1.72%) C
6 1 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (13.79%) CCNA
3 8 (13.79%) Degree
3 8 (13.79%) MCP
4 6 (10.34%) CCNP
4 6 (10.34%) MCSA
4 6 (10.34%) MCSE
4 6 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (6.90%) CCA
5 4 (6.90%) CCSA
5 4 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (6.90%) MCDST
6 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.45%) MCITP
7 1 (1.72%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 26 (44.83%) XenApp
3 25 (43.10%) Hyper-V
4 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (27.59%) XenDesktop
6 5 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.90%) BitLocker
7 4 (6.90%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (3.45%) VirtualBox
8 2 (3.45%) vSphere
9 1 (1.72%) Docker
9 1 (1.72%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) SCCM
2 6 (10.34%) HP SIM
3 5 (8.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (6.90%) Nagios
5 3 (5.17%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.72%) Ansible
6 1 (1.72%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.72%) Puppet
6 1 (1.72%) SCOM
6 1 (1.72%) WSUS
6 1 (1.72%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 54 (93.10%) Citrix
2 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
3 39 (67.24%) VMware
4 21 (36.21%) HP
5 15 (25.86%) Dell
6 11 (18.97%) Cisco
7 9 (15.52%) NetApp
8 6 (10.34%) 3PAR
8 6 (10.34%) Juniper
9 5 (8.62%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (8.62%) Mitel
9 5 (8.62%) Symantec
10 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
11 3 (5.17%) IBM
11 3 (5.17%) Ivanti
12 2 (3.45%) Brocade
12 2 (3.45%) Oracle
12 2 (3.45%) SAP
12 2 (3.45%) Vyatta
13 1 (1.72%) EMC